I want to make sure that I get optimal performance from my Amazon Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS) volumes. How do I do that?

Make sure that your Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instance is a type that can be optimized for use with Amazon EBS. An EBS-optimized EC2 instance provides dedicated network throughput for volumes. For a description of the instance types, see Amazon EC2 Instance Configuration.

Improve the performance of Amazon EBS volumes by doing the following:

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Published: 2014-07-03

Updated: 2018-12-04